IP Watch: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep | GenomeWeb

Quest Diagnostics has been awarded US Patent No. 7,888,075, "Detection of methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus in biological samples

Larry McCarthy, Lilly Kong, Michelle Tabb, and Ming-Chou Lee are named as inventors on the patent.

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In Nature this week: genetic link between birth weight and adult-onset diseases, and more.

Even with all the current enthusiasm for gene therapies, Tech Review cautions that they are mostly in the early stages of development.

DNA phenotyping puts a potential face to a suspect in a nearly 25-year-old murder, the AP reports.

Researchers discuss the need for antibody standards at a meeting, NPR reports.